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Encore Booknotes: "Buddha's Child: My Fight to Save Vietnam"

Nguyen Cao Ky

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Former South Vietnamese premier Nguyen Cao Ky appeared on Booknotes in 2002 to talk about "Buddha's Child: My Fight to Save Vietnam." Mr. Ky was a pilot and Air Force commander who was picked to lead South Vietnam after numerous coups had left the country's leadership in jeopardy.

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Nguyen Cao Ky

Nguyen Cao Ky is the former leader of South Vietnam, serving until 1967. He was involved in the Vietnam war after his tenure as prime minister had ended, and left Vietnam in 1975 during the fall of Saigon.
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Encore Booknotes: "Buddha's Child: My Fight to Save Vietnam"

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  • Saturday, August 23rd at 6pm (ET)
  • Saturday, September 29th at 6pm (ET)
  • Saturday, November 6th at 6pm (ET)
  • Sunday, July 13th at 11am (ET)
  • Saturday, July 12th at 7pm (ET)
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